Australian adventurer Lucy Barnard is resuming her attempt to become the first woman to walk from Argentina to Alaska.
Lucy Barnard was in South America when the first whispers of a "bad flu" began to circulate.
But within months, the Australian adventurer would be forced to make one of the hardest decisions of her life.
But when the crushing reality of the pandemic finally hit, Lucy was forced to contemplate not just putting a pause on her record-breaking mission.
"Everyone always says that of course, he'll remember me," she says.
But Lucy is chasing a much bigger dream that began after reading a book called The Longest Walk.
"About four people attempt this expedition every year, but only a handful have ever completed it," Lucy says.
"Collecting world records is something that has always been on the periphery for me," she says